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By Jon Meoli

While success at the big league level still feels a way off, Baltimore has the feeling of a system on the rise.

Adding Adley Rutschman, who immediately became one of baseball's best prospects, certainly helps. But the Orioles have also seen encouraging signs from a pair of young power arms, as well as the emergence of Mike Baumann, which should allow fans to dream on a fun rotation soon enough.

We will be chatting Orioles prospects at 1 p.m. ET.

Here's how we project their lineup in 2023, with their 2023 age in parentheses.

Catcher: Adley Rutschman (25)
First Base: Ryan Mountcastle (26)
Second Base: Jonathan Villar (32)
Third Base: Hanser Alberto (30)
Shortstop: Gunnar Henderson (22)
Left Field: Cedric Mullins (28)
Center Field: Austin Hays (27)
Right Field: Yusniel Diaz (26)
Designated Hitter: Trey Mancini (31)

No. 1 Starter: Grayson Rodriguez (23)
No. 2 Starter: D.L. Hall (24)
No. 3 Starter: Dylan Bundy (30)
No. 4 Starter: John Means (30)
No. 5 Starter: Mike Baumann (27)
Closer: Hunter Harvey (28)

Listed below are the prospects with the best tools within the organization. To go directly to Baltimore's Top 10, click here

Best Hitter for Average: Adley Rutschman
Best Power Hitter: Ryan Mountcastle
Best Strike-Zone Discipline: Adley Rutschman
Fastest Baserunner: Mason Janvrin
Best Athlete: Austin Hays
Best Fastball: Hunter Harvey
Best Curveball: DL Hall
Best Slider: Mike Baumann
Best Changeup: Grayson Rodriguez
Best Control: Alex Wells
Best Defensive Catcher: Adley Rutschman
Best Defensive Infielder: Adam Hall
Best Infield Arm: JC Encarnacion
Best Defensive Outfielder: Austin Hays
Best Outfield Arm: Austin Hays

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